interview EVERYONE. never know what can come from a conversation, even if they lead to staff hires..
Valverde reached Double A last season, while Ocampo pitched in Low A.
Mets in the minor league Rule 5 draft .. Added: RHP Alex Valverde (Rays), RHP Carlos Ocampo (Cubs) Lost: RHP Allan Winans, RHP Tommy Wilson
Would love to see some of the metrics on these sliders from Alex Valverde, picked today by the #Mets in the MiLB Rule 5 Draft, which induced some silly swings. He had above-avg whiff #'s while being younger than lg. average. Interesting stuff coming out of a unique arm slot.
If you want Buck Showalter to be the next Mets manager, awesome. If you don’t want Buck Showalter to be the next Mets manager, also awesome. You’re not a sheep for wanting him to be, and you’re not an idiot for not wanting him to be. Thanks for coming to my Ted Talk.
Carlos Ocampo's ERA was 5.85 in 2021. However, his FIP & xFIP paint a rosier picture (4.25 & 3.58). Here are his BABIPs by season: 2016: .256 2018: .253 2019: .252 2021: .351 #Mets #LGM
I read the article and am assuming it's the tweeter and not the articles author screwing this up.